Phone scam uses actual officer names

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A telephone scam claiming to represent Publisher’s Clearing House tells potential victims that Bellefontaine Police Lt. Rick Herring will be contacting them about a $601,000 prize.

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Ben Logan student serving as District 6 FFA officer

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Benjamin Logan High School FFA Chapter President Joel Workman also is serving as the sentinel for the District 6 Officer Team after being elected at an officer training session.

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Man neglects to watch children

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James J. Rife, 22, of 3055 S. Township Road 32, was charged Monday with three counts of child endangering.

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Driver charged with OVI

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Scott Bayless Jr., 32, address at large, was charged with operating a vehicle under the influence of alcohol and/or drugs as a result of a traffic stop about 9:30 p.m. Monday. 

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